ⓘ Marie Colton

Marie Colton

ⓘ Marie Colton

Marie Watters Colton was an American politician. She was born in Asheville, North Carolina. She represented the 51st district in the North Carolina House of Representatives from 1978 to 1994 as a Democrat.

Colton died at a retirement center in Asheville from congestive heart failure on September 25, 2018, aged 95.


1. Other websites

  • Inventory of the Marie Watters Colton Scrapbooks and Audiocassette, 1978-1994, in the Southern Historical Collection, UNC-Chapel Hill.
  • Southern Oral History Program Interviews with Marie Watters Colton: North Carolina Politics, October 23, 1995; Southern Women: Womens Leadership and Activism, November 24, 1994